High Efficiency, 140V 250mA Step-Down Regulator
Features and Benefits
- Wide Operating Input Voltage Range: 4V to 150V
- Synchronous Operation for Highest Efficiency
- Internal High Side and Low Side Power MOSFETs
- No Compensation Required
- Adjustable 10mA to 100mA Maximum Output Current
- Low Dropout Operation: 100% Duty Cycle
- Low Quiescent Current: 12μA
- Wide Output Range: 0.8V to VIN
- 0.8V ±1% Feedback Voltage Reference
- Precise RUN Pin Threshold
- Internal or External Soft-Start
- Programmable 1.8V, 3.3V, 5V or Adjustable Output
- Few External Components Required
- Programmable Input Overvoltage Lockout
- Thermally Enhanced High Voltage MSOP Package
The LTC3639 is a high efficiency step-down DC/DC regulator with internal high side and synchronous power switches that draws only 12μA typical DC supply current while maintaining a regulated output voltage at no load.
The LTC3639 can supply up to 100mA load current and features a programmable peak current limit that provides a simple method for optimizing efficiency and for reducing output ripple and component size. The LTC3639’s combination of Burst Mode® operation, integrated power switches, low quiescent current, and programmable peak current limit provides high efficiency over a broad range of load currents.
With its wide input range of 4V to 150V and programmable overvoltage lockout, the LTC3639 is a robust regulator suited for regulating from a wide variety of power sources. Additionally, the LTC3639 includes a precise run threshold and soft-start feature to guarantee that the power system start-up is well-controlled in any environment.
The LTC3639 is available in a thermally enhanced high voltage-capable 16-lead MSE package with four missing pins.
- Industrial Control Supplies
- Medical Devices
- Distributed Power Systems
- Portable Instruments
- Battery-Operated Devices
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At least one model within this product family is in production and available for purchase. The product is appropriate for new designs but newer alternatives may exist.
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Demonstration circuit 1901A is a 150V input, 100mA output DC/DC power supply featuring the LTC3639. The IC operates in a high efficiency Burst Mode® operation and includes internal high and low side power MOSFETs. The board will accept an input voltage between 4V and 150V, and provide jumper selected output voltages of 1.8V, 3.3V, 5V and an option for additional voltages. The IC includes internal soft-start and a provision for increasing soft-start time.
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